SE05 EP04: From DTC Crowdfunding to VC Funding in 12 months - Sheets and Giggles


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This is a remarkable direct-to-consumer (D2C) story - Colin McIntosh is the founder and CEO of Sheets and Giggles, a digital native brand in the $12 billion bedding space.

Colin started Sheets and Giggles by raising $284,000 with a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo and has since attracted $2M in VC funding.

On this episode, he tells the unique story of the ideation process, prototyping, how to launch a successful crowdfunding campaign and why he made the decision to get VC funding so early in the life of his brand.

There are so many nuggets in this episode you just don't want to miss!

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